Nathaniel Stewart

9 April 1807–14 March 1869 (Age 61)
Casey Creek, Adair, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Stewart was born on 9 April 1807, in Casey Creek, Adair, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Stewart, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Fleshman, was 28. He married Dorcas Tabitha Huey before about 1827. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1840 and Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. He registered for military service in 1857. He died on 14 March 1869, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Stewart
1807–1869
Phebe Amanda Cole
1826–1916
Marriage: 3 May 1845
Phoebe Jane Stewart
1848–1914
Nathaniel Barnett Stewart
1849–1872
Anna Stewart
1850–1925
John Angus Stewart
1852–1894
Sarah Elizabeth Stewart
1855–1920
Henry Levi Stewart
1857–1924
Emery Alvin Stewart
1859–1919
Emily Merila Stewart
1859–1947
James William Stewart
1860–1905
Alva Rene Stewart
1863–1941
Amanda Roseanna Stewart
1866–1944
Victoria Stewart
1868–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 May 1845Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1808
    Age 1
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1821
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries: 1821: Greene, Indiana, United States
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 18
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Lanarkshire) and English: originally an occupational name for an administrative official of an estate, from Middle English stiward, Old English stigweard, stīweard, a compound of stig ‘house(hold)’ + weard ‘guardian’. In the Anglo-Saxon period this title was used of an officer controlling the domestic affairs of a household, especially of the royal household; after the Norman Conquest it was also used more widely as the native equivalent of Seneschal, for the steward of a manor or manager of an estate. In Scotland the term was also used of a magistrate originally appointed by the king to administer crown lands, forming a stewartry.History: Stuart or Stewart is the surname of one of the great families of Scotland, the royal family of Scotland from the 14th century, and of England from 1603, when James VI of Scotland acceded to the English throne as James I. There were many minor branches of the family left in Britain after the flight of James II in 1688, but not every bearer of the surname can claim relationship with the royal house, even in Scotland. Every great house in medieval England and Scotland had its steward, and in many cases the office gave rise to a hereditary surname. The fall of the house of Stuart in Britain, conversely, led to the establishment of several highly placed branches bearing this surname in continental Europe, which are in most cases related to the old Scottish royal family.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Stuart
    Stewardson
    Steward
    Steuart

    Story Highlight

    Nathaniel Stewart--DUP History

    Nathaniel was born 9 April 1807 to James Stuart and Sally Fleshman near Danville, Casey County, Kentucky. He was the fifth child of seven children. Nathaniel's father, James Stuart was born …

    Sources (43)

    • Stewart in entry for Mary Ann Clyde, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Nathan Stewart, "United States Census, 1830"
    • James Nathaniel Stewart in entry for Victoria Stewart Allred Ludvigsen, "Utah Death Certificates"

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